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American Repertory Ballet’s Mary Barton: A Life in Dance

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
by on Woman Around Town

Mary Barton, Ballet Master and Resident Choreographer of American Repertory Ballet (ARB), is modest when she talks about her many successes.  She calls the company

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Last Minute Gifts: Dynamic Books For Young People

Thursday, December 20th, 2012
by on Reading Around

There are some wonderful books for young people this season. Some are classics, and some are just plain good reading. What they have in common

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Woman Around Town: Amanda Foreman—
British View of the Civil War

Monday, July 11th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

This year as we mark the 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War, there’s no better place to get a fresh perspective

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Radio City’s Christmas Show—Truly Spectacular

Monday, November 29th, 2010
by on Playing Around

Midway through this year’s Radio City Christmas Spectacular, there is a slide show summarizing the famed hall’s history, including that period in the 1970s when

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An Empty Nest or A Full Tree

Sunday, November 15th, 2009
by on Living Around

This August my younger daughter Emma went to college, joining her sister Louisa, who is currently in her junior year. Both girls had spent the

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